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Lena Dunham


New Yorker Lena Dunham is the daughter of a painter, Carroll Dunham and Laurie Simmons, a designer and photographer. Dunham was educated at Oberlin College, Ohio, graduating with a creative writing degree. It was while at Oberlin that she began writing shorts and feature films. In 2009, Dunham created the web series Delusional Downtown Divas (2009)... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 9 wins & 38 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Girls
Girls Writer
(2012-2017)
Tiny Furniture
(2010)
Nobody Walks
Nobody Walks Writer
(2012)
This Is 40
(2012)

Filmography

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  Girls (TV Series) (written by - 35 episodes, 2012 - 2017) (creator - 32 episodes, 2012 - 2014) (created by - 30 episodes, 2015 - 2017)
- Episode #6.9 (2017) ... (creator)
- Episode #6.8 (2017) ... (creator)
- Episode #6.7 (2017) ... (creator)
- Episode #6.6 (2017) ... (creator)
- Episode #6.5 (2017) ... (creator)
 2014/III Cover Girl (Short) (writer)
 2013 Choose You (Short)
 2013/I Best Friends (Short) (written by)
 2012 Nobody Walks (written by)
 2010 Tiny Furniture (written by)
 2009 Creative Nonfiction (written by)
 2009 Delusional Downtown Divas (TV Series) (writer)
 2007 Tight Shots (TV Series)
 2006 Dealing (Short) (written by)
Show Show Actress (26 credits)
Show Show Producer (6 credits)
Show Show Director (12 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Editor (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (7 credits)
Show Show Self (56 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (7 credits)

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Other Works:

Music video for Taylor Swift: "Bad Blood" as Lucky Fiori See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 7 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Personal Quote:

It felt like some weird career puberty, like how people you start to be flirty with before you notice your own breasts. I was being treated in a more adult way before I even understood why or how. See more »

Trivia:

Best friends with Amy Schumer and Sheryl Sandberg, COO of social media giant Facebook. See more »

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Star Sign:

Taurus

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